ACFAS Arthroscopy Course
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Biochemistry Major, Theological Studies-Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri
Genetic Engineering-Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine-Des Moines University, College of Podiatric Medicine, Des Moines, Iowa
Resident in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery-The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Resident in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery-INOVA – Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia
Fellow in Advance Foot & Ankle Surgery-Coastal Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Bradenton, Florida
Dr. Richardson completed his fellowship at Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine where he received comprehensive reconstructive training, including primary and revision ankle joint replacement. Prior to obtaining his fellowship training, Dr. Richardson completed his podiatric surgical residency in the Department of Orthopedics at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. During his residency, Dr. Richardson received extensive training in orthopedic surgery, general surgery, vascular surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, emergency and internal medicine, infectious disease, diabetic limb salvage, and burn trauma. His medical involvement extended into the world community where he completed a medical mission to El Salvador treating patients with congenital deformities of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Richardson received his medical degree from Des Moines University’s College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery. Dr. Richardson served as Vice President of the Pi Delta National Honors Podiatric Society and was active with the student chapter of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Richardson continually challenges his knowledge base through research and collaboration. He continues to educate patients through research and advances his profession by means of research publications, lecturing, and community outreach. He is a native of southern Illinois and enjoys golfing, boating, fishing, playing music, and spending time with his wife Alison and three children.